draconian definition

  • adjective:
    • Exceedingly harsh; extremely severe: a draconian appropriate code; draconian budget slices.
    • really serious, oppressive or strict.
    • Of or resembling a dragon
    • with respect to Draco, a famous lawgiver of Athens, 621 b. c. Pre-owned especially in the expression Draconian punishment.
    • of or concerning Draco or his harsh signal of laws
  • others:
    • Identical To Draconic.

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